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Missouri State Jury Instructions - Westlaw (password required)
State Jury Instructions - Internet
State Jury Instructions
Many states post their official instructions online. Links are compiled here by the National Center for State Courts. Additionally, you may need to try a good search engine, visit the state court Web site and/or call the court.
Missouri State Jury Instructions - print resources
Missouri State Criminal Jury Instructions - resources via Mizzou Law Library computers
Only available for currently enrolled law students at the University of Missouri.
To access the Missouri Approved Instructions - Criminal (MAI-CR) and the Missouri Approved Charges - Criminal (MACH-CR) on the computers in the law library:
1. Log in using your username.
2. Open the "Legal Research" folder on the desktop.
If you are not a Mizzou law student and you need access to these instructions, please contact the Clerk of the Missouri Supreme Court's office. The superseded section in the basement of the Mizzou Law Library has a limited collection of older print criminal jury instructions.
Federal Model Jury Instructions - Internet
Federal Jury Instructions - print resources
Federal Jury Instructions - WestlawNext (password required)
Federal Jury Practice and Instructions
Federal Jury Practice & Instructions and the individual circuit instructions provide a comprehensive set of jury instructions and related commentary for federal court. A Westlaw password is required.
Federal Jury Instructions - Lexis Advance (password required)